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Sign - Cottee's Tango, circa 1955 Object Reg. No: SH 921150

Cottee's Tango soft drink advertising sign, circa 1955, displayed at the Old Lolly Shop, Carlton North.

The Old Lolly Shop was a milk bar opened and run by Elizabeth and Henry Cohen at 314 Rathdowne Street, Carlton North, from 1939 to 1975.
Rectangular sign. Cream-coloured background with orange print in the upper right corner. On the left is a green can-shaped section with cream coloured printed text. The reverse is plain.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Alan Cohen, 1992
Donated in memory of Elizabeth and Henry Cohen.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 31.80 cm (Height), 101.50 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: advertising signs, jewish communities, religions judaism, retailing, shops, working life
Themes this item is part of: Old Lolly Shop Collection, Cultural Diversity Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
On Display at: Melbourne Museum
Primary Classification: COMMERCE & RETAILING
Secondary Classification: Milk Bars
Tertiary Classification: advertising
Inscriptions: Text: Cottee's/TANGO/Tastes like a real/Valencia Orange!.
Manufacturer: Cottee's Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, circa 1955
User: The Old Lolly Shop, Carlton North, Victoria, Australia, circa 1955-1975

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